Fees and Funding

How Much Does It Cost?

At Light & Composition University, you pay for your graduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programs module by module, rather than for an entire program up front. The module fee you pay is dependent on what you study for a semester. The table below gives an indication of our price bands, based on US currency. For the 2017-2018 academic year, tuition fees at Light & Composition University has been highly subsidized by Light & Composition Foundation for the purpose of supporting education all over the world. All students at Light & Composition University are now eligible to pay only 25% of the original course fess for undergraduate program, 50% for the post graduate program, and 60% for the doctoral program.

The estimated total cost, based on US currency.
UndergraduateEstimated Total Cost
B.S. in Photography
B.F.A. in Photojournalism
$1500–$1800
(Total 33 Modules = 25 Core Modules + 8 Language Modules, $49.99 each.)
Postgraduate
M.S. in Photography
M.F.A. in Photojournalism
$2000–$2,500
Doctoral
Ph.D. in Photography
Ph.D. in Photojournalism
Ph.D. in Visual Arts
Around $6,000

Please note, starting from January 1, 2017, the cost shown above for the undergraduate courses are only $49.99 each, instead of $199, which is 75% subsidized from the original course fees. For postgraduate program each course is now $149 instead of $299.

Please apply to the program you want to study. Once approved, our program advisor will contact with you over email within next 3-7 working days for confirmation.

Pay as You Go

We offer our students a very affable option of paying module by module. Each module for undergraduate costs only $49.99, including books, articles, course materials, and exam fees. For postgraduate, the module cost is $149 each.

Payment Methods

You can pay by debit or credit card through PayPal when you get admitted for the program and also register for each module. Special payment options are available in countries where PayPal is not available; please contact our 24/7 support for it.